Winter fun for all ages

HintHunt in Joburg offers thrilling adventures and non-stop fun for the entire family.


Offering a thrilling adventure for all ages, HintHunt Johannesburg is ideal for a rewarding day out with the kids during school holidays and weekends, a one-of-a-kind couples date night, an unforgettable team building day, a rainy day activity and an ideal indoor activity for winter or just about any other occasion. Escape games offer an exhilarating way to put patience and skill to the test in a way that delivers endless fun and entertainment.

HintHunt Johannesburg offers four unique themed rooms, hosting up to 20 people at a time. Situated within the Thrupps Centre on Oxford Road in Illovo, Sandton, this entertainment destination caters to visitors of all ages. Teams of 3-6 people work together to unravel mysteries and solve puzzles, using only a few clues, plenty of strategic thinking and creative problem-solving to escape locked rooms.





Games include the popular JM's Office, where private detective James Murdock needs help clearing his name after finding a dead body in his office. Participants have an hour to find the evidence needed to clear JM's name and find their way out of the sealed office. There is also the Zen Room, which is set in a classic Japanese-style home. In this game, participants journey to the heart of Tokyo to join private investigator James Murdock, who needs to help his client Miss Miharu solve a robbery. Participants will need to solve the crime and escape within just an hour.

HintHunt games are designed to be enjoyed in groups. The minimum group size is three people for all rooms, while the maximum number is six people for the JM's Office game and five people for the Zen Room. Larger groups can be split into teams to play different games, or they can play identical games for a truly exhilarating in-house competition to see which team can escape the fastest. A number of add-ons are also offered to provide even more of an adventure. Flexible packages ensure even more ways to create a one-of-a-kind experience. All games are monitored by staff, who are on hand at all times to make sure that participants have the best possible experience.

Although HintHunt is designed to be enjoyed by adults and kids alike, certain games have age limits. Players need to be seven years or older and accompanied by an adult for the JM's Office game, or 15 years if unaccompanied. Players need to be 15 years or older to play the Zen Room games, whether accompanied by an adult or not.

With over a million players across the globe, HintHunt has become one of the fastest growing games in the world. HintHunt co-owner Stephen Schutte says that this internationally-acclaimed game is “like Big Brother meets CSI.” Since launching in the United Kingdom, this game has quickly gained a cult-like following all over the world.

Here in South Africa, HintHunt can be played in Johannesburg as well as Cape Town at SuperPark in the V&A Waterfront and the Old Biscuit Mill in Woodstock. For those planning a visit to the Mother City in the upcoming holidays, SuperPark is an entertainment destination that launched in May 2018 in the Watershed in the V&A Waterfront and is quickly gaining a loyal following among locals and visitors alike. Globally, HintHunt is known for its world-class customer service, friendly staff and exciting group games that require a combination of skill, patience and teamwork. Just a few years ago, this game was still in its infancy. Today, there are close to a thousand HintHunt games, enjoyed across the globe.

HintHunt Johannesburg offers a convenient online booking system that allows fans to book games quickly and easily online. Visit to find out more about available packages or to make a booking online.



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